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500 LatAm Welcomes Batch 15 Startups to its Somos Lucha Program
Somos Lucha
5 min read

500 LatAm Welcomes Batch 15 Startups to its Somos Lucha Program

We selected 10 companies out of 1,040. They hail from Colombia, Ecuador, Argentina, Mexico, and for the first time, Costa Rica.
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With $82M in Fresh Funding, Alexis Patjane Continues to Build Logistics Company 99minutos
Podcast
Episode 5

With $82M in Fresh Funding, Alexis Patjane Continues to Build Logistics Company 99minutos

It’s a long way from the company’s humble beginnings as an on-demand hookah seller. Co-founder and CEO Alexis Patjane joins us on our Rise of the Next podcast to discuss those early days and what's next.
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How Andres Sarrazola is Turning Ayenda into One of the Biggest Budget Hotel Chains in Latin America
hospitality
6 min read

How Andres Sarrazola is Turning Ayenda into One of the Biggest Budget Hotel Chains in Latin America

By the end of 2022, the company expects to have more than 1,000 hotels under its brand.
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500 Global Unveils Batch 14 of Somos Lucha, As Investor Interest in Latin America Heats Up
Latin America
5 min read

500 Global Unveils Batch 14 of Somos Lucha, As Investor Interest in Latin America Heats Up

The 10 companies hail from Mexico, Argentina, Colombia, the U.S. and Ecuador.
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500 Startups Welcomes 7 Companies into Batch 13 of Somos Lucha LatAm
Latin America
3 min read

500 Startups Welcomes 7 Companies into Batch 13 of Somos Lucha LatAm

Our team selected them out of a record 2,107 applications. 
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LatAm Batch 12
founders
3 min read

Full Speed Ahead with 500 Startups LatAm’s Batch 12

The pandemic has challenged companies and whole industries, so it is truly encouraging to see thousands of entrepreneurs--real hustlers--rise up to the challenge.
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Welcoming New Partner and Global Digital Transformation Expert Flavio Dias as We Step Up Our Presence in Brazil
brazil
3 min read

Welcoming New Partner and Global Digital Transformation Expert Flavio Dias as We Step Up Our Presence in Brazil

For nearly two decades, Flavio has helped multiple companies, including multinationals, launch their online operations in Brazil.
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¡Hola Batch 11 LatAm! These are the 9 Startups Joining our Latest Batch in Mexico City
accelerators
4 min read

¡Hola Batch 11 LatAm! These are the 9 Startups Joining our Latest Batch in Mexico City

500 Startups is excited to announce the latest batch from our Seed Accelerator based in Mexico City. The Mexico City progr...

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Announcing the 11 Startups in 500 LatAm’s Batch 10!

Announcing the 11 Startups in 500 LatAm’s Batch 10!

500 Startups is excited to announce the latest batch from our Seed Accelerator based in Mexico City. The Mexico City progr...

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